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Famous Disaster Guide for Tribal Victims
Names Have Power: Devil’s in the Details
President’s Alaska Visit: Remarkable
First Nations, Canada Combine to Save
Senator Rand Paul's Comment Draws Ire
Gary Farmer Talks Tour, Life on the Road
Native Humor: Funny Roadside Jokes
Turning Stone: Tiger Woods & Notah Begay
ommission Cites Century-Old Map
Names Have Power: Denali and Other Lies
West Swiftly Goes South; Denali Redux
Six Nations Arrows Defend Lacrosse Title
Foraging the Forest for a Fungal Feast
50 Faces of Indian Country, Part III
Big Room to Grow in Mortgage Vet Program
White Fear of Colored Unity
Nicaragua Canal Protest, 15,000 Strong
Shinnecock Call for Youth to Unite
Investigation Ends Into Circle Bear
Better Way to Get Money
Thing About Skins
A Recent TV Slur Revives Debate About Sacheen Littlefeather and Her Role in Marlon Brando's Oscar Refusal
History was made in 1973 when Marlon Brando declined to accept the best actor Oscar for his role in The Godfather to protest the treatment of American Indians...
Short Plays Honor 100th Anniversary of Jim Thorpe's Olympic Triumph
What do an Olympic champion, a soccer dad and two video gamers have in common?...
12-Step Indian Rehab (A Modest Post-Thanksgiving Proposal from Alex Jacobs)
In the 1970s I worked for Akwesasne Notes , the Mohawk Nation newspaper and the largest Native journal in the world...
On the (Electric) Pow Wow Trail With A Tribe Called Red
I caught up with Indian country’s new supergroup, DJ trio A Tribe Called Red on the road (literally) while they were making their way into Edmonton Alberta for what would be the 3r...
Marty Two Bulls, 'Just Us Turkeys'
Marty Two Bulls
The Meme-ing of Thanksgiving
Can any holiday or event happen these days without people sharing a bunch of snarky or poignant images on Facebook, Twitter and Tumblr? Nope—and that's a good thing...
Talking to Young Children About Thanksgiving
As much as some Natives might like for it to, Thanksgiving is not going away...
Two Reasons Why It's Wrong to Dress Up Like an Indian
[The following essay by Simon Moya-Smith refers to the practice of dressing up as an Indian, often a "sexy" Indian, for a Thanksgiving party...
BUY NATIVE: A Campaign to Buy Native American-Made Gifts this Holiday Season
Jessica R. Metcalfe
(Gyasi’s Note: I love Dr. Jessica. She does her work simply because she loves Native people; as a result of her love of Native people, she tries to help Native people...
Three Essential Native Films Go Digital
In terms of variety and excellence, you'd be hard-pressed to pick a trio of films about the Native American experience any better than the drama Barking Water (2009, dir...
Oaxaquena Native Lila Downs Stole the Show at Latin Grammy Awards
The 13th annual Latin Grammy awards show , which took place November 15 in Las Vegas, was business as usual, with one exception: The performance of Lila Downs, an L.A.-based Oaxaqu...
Cache Creek Casino Resort: Jewel of California's Capay Valley
In Brooks, California, in the heart of the Capay Valley, Cache Creek Casino Resort rises like an Emerald City out of acres and acres of surrounding ranches and farmland...
World Champion Hoop Dancer Tony Duncan: A Balancing Act
He may have inherited his talents from his parents but Tony Duncan, 29, a five-time World Champion Hoop Dancer and performing artist is a star in his own right...
Native American Music Awards Postponed; Vote Tallies Reset to Zero
The 14th Annual Native American Music Awards, originally scheduled to take place November 30, 2012, will have to wait...
The Week That Was: The Big Stories in Indian Country
It's our roundup of all the big news coming out of Indian country: • ERDRICH HONORED: Ojibwe author Louise Erdrich won the National Book Award for fiction for The Round House , her...
San Carlos Apache Community Leaders Hope Club Will Keep Native Youth Out of Trouble
Mary Kim Titla
“If there wasn’t a teen center, teenagers would be bored and they would probably get into trouble,” said Desiray Miles, 13, San Carlos Apache...
Rash of Racism Toward Native Americans in Schools
Seems there’s been an abundance of racially charged news coming out of schools across the country over the last couple months...
Thanksgiving: Native Roots, National Holiday and Quinnipiac Traditions
Thanksgiving is a holiday celebrated throughout the United States, and as you are eating left-overs and remembering events from the family meal mishaps and wondering why we do this...
Seattle Human Rights Commission: Washington State Should Ban Native Mascots in Schools
On November 23, the Seattle Human Rights Commission passed a resolution calling upon Washington state to stop the use of Native American mascots in public schools...
Spiritual Leaders Vow to Defend Mother Earth from Oil Sands and Pipelines With Spiritual Declaration
David P. Ball
Indigenous spiritual leaders from across the continent have launched a declaration to protect Mother Earth from the impacts of development in Canada's oil sands mega-project...
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